95% of FMCG retailers say inventory optimisation is top priority for 2021

Manufacturing & Logistics IT

Symphony RetailAI, the provider of integrated AI-enabled marketing, merchandising and supply chain solutions for FMCG retailers and manufacturers, has announced findings from its Category Planning & Assortment Optimisation Executive Survey, conducted in partnership with Incisiv.

Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Hence, at the end of 2020 stands the legitimate question: What is it that we really achieved in 2020, and what is in store for 2021? Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021. LogiSYM—Vietnam Digital 2020 – LogiSYM December/January 2021. – LogiSYM December/January 2021.

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021. Magazine February 2021 Magazine EditionLogiSYM—Searching for Sustainability: Balancing Economics and Environmental Objectives in Logistics Download the latest LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine.

LogiSYM—Vietnam Digital 2020 – LogiSYM December/January 2021

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There will be many follow-up actions for us all, as we prepare for 2021. LogiSYM is already underway with advanced planning for two such events for 2021, with a possible third one targeted for the latter part of the year. Digitisation: Shifting Gears in 2021.

GEP Outlook 2021 Report

It’s 2021, and many enterprises are still reeling from the unprecedented disruption of last year. Get a leg up with the GEP Outlook 2021 Report, featuring eight critical leadership themes that will help you navigate uncertainty and thrive in the new normal.

AMER 2021 – Carter Marshall

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The post AMER 2021 – Carter Marshall appeared first on Ivalua Carter Marshall. Co-op Program and Special Projects Coordinator, State Procurement Office.

The New Normal: Predictions for Retail in 2021

ToolsGroup

In episode six of Be Ready for Anything, ToolsGroup’s Pre-Sales Manager for Europe, Birger Klinke, talks about what retailers should expect in 2021 and how they can leverage probabilistic forecasting and automation to adjust to a changing marketplace.

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Amer 2021 – Aurea Jimenez – Flex

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The post Amer 2021 – Aurea Jimenez – Flex appeared first on Ivalua Aurea Jimenez. VP, Indirect Procurement. Customer Keynote. Maximizing Supply Chain Resiliency.

How to Maximize Delivery Efficiency and Cut Logistics-Related Costs in 2021 and Beyond

DELMIA Quintiq

In the crowded retail marketplace, customer experience is key, and logistical capabilities are what set the winners apart from the less prepared. Companies that are not able to deliver goods at the right time and place will risk losing their customers to one of many competitors.

From soba to udon—Are the noodles in the FTA bowl getting too thick? – LogiSYM December/January 2021

The Logistics & Supply Chain Management Society

Article December/January 2021If nothing else, the COVID-19 crisis has forced companies to look for cost savings with significantly increased vigour. Sooner or later, they should be considering the use of Preferential Trade Agreements.

Ocean Supply Chain Visibility: Adapting and Thriving in a Rapidly Changing Global Economy

Building off of the lessons and challenges of 2020, what are global businesses and supply chains doing in 2021 to go beyond survival and truly thrive?

Logility Positioned as a Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Solutions

Logility

ATLANTA – February 26, 2021 – Logility, Inc., the leader in supply chain innovation powering the sustainable and resilient enterprise, today announced the company is positioned as Leader in the 2021 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Supply Chain Planning Solutions.

Paris 2021 – FR – Effectively Managing. – 3-55pm

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The post Paris 2021 – FR – Effectively Managing. Gérer efficacement les données, les risques et la performances des fournisseurs.

AMER 2021 Day 2 Demo 1

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The post AMER 2021 Day 2 Demo 1 appeared first on Ivalua Demo Breakout. Effectively Managing Supplier Information, Risk & Performance. Establishing an environment where information is digitally exchanged between buyers and suppliers and where processes are interconnected has become essential in the new generation of procurement and supply chain management.

Ultimate Guide To Technologies That Are Transforming Supply Chains

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021. Article February 2021Technology can have a significant impact on supply chains, but supply chain digitization still lags behind digitization of other areas of business across many industries.

How Does Your Inventory Optimization Process Compare to Peers?

The 15-question assessment takes only 5 minutes to complete. Take it now to see how your inventory optimization process scores and benchmark it against peers. Responses are aggregated and kept anonymous. We hope it serves as a thought-provoking exercise to improve your approach!

Paris 2021 – EN – Eric Bouret

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The post Paris 2021 – EN – Eric Bouret appeared first on Ivalua Eric Bouret CPO. Eric Bouret holds a Master’s degree from Grenoble Ecole de Management and a Master of Business Administration from Southern Illinois University. He began his purchasing career in Bouygues in 1998 at GFC Construction (Lyon). In 2003, he joined Norpac (Lille) as Purchasing Manager, then took in charge the purchasing department of QUILLE Construction in Rouen in 2006.

2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch

Logistics Viewpoints

The post 2021 Supply Chain Technology Trends to Watch appeared first on Logistics Viewpoints. There are some young supply chain technologies that are getting a lot of buzz. But how mature are these technologies? Do they have a proven ROI? Are they worth piloting?

10 Key Issues The Hackett Group Says Will Impact Supply Chain Transformation in 2021

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What Will Impact Procurement Processes in 2021? Supply Chain Transformation is ongoing but never more important than in 2021. In 2021, organizations will look to further capitalize on their investments by realizing additional cost benefits.

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Technology Trends in 2021 and Beyond

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Read more Technology Trends in 2021 and Beyond. The post Technology Trends in 2021 and Beyond appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez.

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Digital Order Fulfillment: The Game Has Forever Changed

Achieving cost-effective OTIF delivery across multiple channels requires a dynamic approach. Digital order fulfillment can help businesses adopt a more intelligent, agile, and holistic strategy that drives true optimization and customer loyalty.

Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (February 26, 2021)

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Read more Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (February 26, 2021). The post Above the Fold: Supply Chain Logistics News (February 26, 2021) appeared first on Talking Logistics with Adrian Gonzalez. Not all 50F days are the same.

6 Key 2021 Supply Chain Trends to Watch

Cerasis

As the logistics industry prepares for the 2021 supply chain trends, an uncertain future becomes the problem. The post 6 Key 2021 Supply Chain Trends to Watch appeared first on Transportation Management Company | Cerasis. Supply Chain Trends 2021 supply chain trends

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A Brief Guide to Minimizing Supply Chain Disruptions in 2021

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Will 2021 be about Cost Reduction or Strategic Supplier Relationships?

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Read the Hackett Group’s 2021 Procurement Insights report. The post Will 2021 be about Cost Reduction or Strategic Supplier Relationships?

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Perfect Delivery: The New Rules for Survival, Innovation, and Growth

As supply chain complexity increases, so do challenges to achieving the perfect order. ARC Advisory Group shares: hurdles faced in achieving the perfect order, opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and reduce costs, and how cloud SCM contributes to operational flexibility.

COVID-19, Manufacturing, and What to Expect in 2021

River Logic

In 2020, manufacturing took a huge hit as a result of the constraints around COVID-19. In April 2020, year-on-year output dropped by nearly 20%. Since then, there's been a dramatic recovery, although November 2020 figures are still 3.7% lower than those from November 2019.

Why Supply Chain Transparency is Becoming More Dominant in 2021

All Things Supply Chain

Intro Transparency throughout the supply chain is likely to dominate in 2021 and beyond, as consumers look for brands that can build trust, provide authentic and credible products, and create… General Supply Chain Sustainability supply chain transparency transparency

Green Corridor: Counting Carbons

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021. Article February 2021Do you know how carbon is counted? Six years ago when I took on the role as Head of Go Green at DHL eCommerce, the first thing I needed to know was where the company stood in its carbon footprint trail.

Are Ocean Freight Prices Absolutely Broken?

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021. Article February 2021Special thanks to Lars Jensen, CEO at Sea Intelligence Consulting and Zvi Schreiber, CEO of Freightos Group for their input and insights for this report. S hipping containers are like scotch.

Webinar on Demand: 3 Ways to Make your Operational Execution More Robust with S&OE

Speaker: Sander van Lokven and N.S. Krishnan

S&OE provides an early warning system that helps business stakeholders sense and optimize their responses. This keeps the supply chain out of firefighting mode, smoothens relationships with customers and suppliers, and helps sustain margins by reducing the cost to serve.

Top 6 Predictions for Supply Chain Planning in 2021 and Beyond

ToolsGroup

Just when things couldn’t possibly get any crazier, 2020 finally came to a close. Over the year, COVID-19 introduced even greater complexity into the already difficult work of supply chain planning–and changed supply chain from a practitioner-focused topic to everyday dinner table conversation.

Searching for Sustainability: Balancing Economics and Environmental Objectives in Logistics

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LogiSYM Supply Chain Magazine – February 2021. Article February 2021The vital role of logistics and its decarbonisation in the fight against climate change is undisputed.

Paris 2021 – EN – Frederic Lino

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The post Paris 2021 – EN – Frederic Lino appeared first on Ivalua Frédéric Lino EVP Purchasing and Supply Chain. Frédéric Lino obtained in 1990 a Diploma in Mechanical Engineering (Compiegne, University of Technology), completed in 1994 by a PHD in Biomechanics and Ergonomics (Paris Saclay). He also holds an Executive Master in International Purchasing Management from ESSEC Business School (2012).

Top 5 Labeling and Packaging Artwork Trends for 2021

Loftware

This past year we’ve experienced unprecedented change across the globe due to COVID-19. Not only did it change the way we interact, shop, travel, but also how we work.

How to Improve Customer Satisfaction With Perfect Delivery

This business brief examines the four foundations to accomplish the perfect delivery and how the cloud enables companies to unify the customer order process across channels, effectively orchestrate and fulfill orders, and drive customer loyalty and satisfaction.